Light switch outlet combo wiring diagram. Helpful wiring guides photos. It meets the standards of national electrical code nec to protect children from electrical shock. The eaton tr274w combo single pole switch with tamper resistant 2 pole 3 wire receptacle is a convenient and resourceful amenity to have in your home that offers simple solutions. Wiring gfci receptacles with a protected outlet.
Wiring a switch to a wall outlet. In this case you must change the cable from the switch to the light outlet from a 2 wire to a 3 wire cable. 15 amp 125 volt combo self test tamper resistant gfci outlet and switch white. Second black wire which is not hot unless the switch is on goes to the brass screw ground goes to green screw and neutral goes to silver.
The problem is when the power comes to the switch and then from the switch to the light outlet or lights and only on a 2 wire cable. By connecting the load terminals on the last gfci the wall outlet at the end is protected and can be used just as if it were one of the gfci receptacles. Making them at the proper place is a little more difficult but still within the capabilities of most homeowners thats where understanding a wiring diagram can be of help. Section x decorator products page products at a glance x 2 rocker switches x 3 combination rocker switchesdevices x 4 standard receptacles weathertamper resistant.
Instructions were better than most for such items. Hot black wire goes to top black screw i found it by using a circuit sniffer. The leviton decora 15 amp tamper resistant combination switch and outlet has a space saving design that fits multiple devices in a single wall box. Fairly easy to install.
Wiring a three way light switch is not a particularly difficult task there are only 3 connections to be made after all. This gfci wiring provides protection to a duplex receptacle outlet at the end of the series.